Free

First Talk About Last Things

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Community Healing Hub at Minnehaha Communion Lutheran Church

4101 37th Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55406

View Map

Event description
Alleviate the overwhelm of end of life planning for yourself or the elders in your lives by learning terminology, steps, and resources.

About this Event

Are you a overwhelmed by the myriad of paperwork, terms, and options around senior care? Are you navigating, or helping your parents navigate, this maze? If so, then you may be interested in “First Talk about Last Things”, a three-part educational series to be offered at MCLC. Each class includes lunch, and are offered free of charge, thanks to a grant from the Fairview Interfaith Health Collaborative. They are open to the community, so invite your neighbors or friends. Please register to ensure there is enough food and materials for everyone. You can attend one or all of the classes in the series.

Saturday, January 18th The first topic is “The Paper Blizzard: What Forms Do You Need, and Where Do You Get Them?” Do you know if your parents have power of attorney documents? (Do you?) What about wills, advance directives, or financial options? Where do you begin?

Saturday, February 15th will cover Housing Options. What do the letters IL, AL, SNF mean? How do you evaluate sites without touring each one?

Saturday, March 21st will look at End of Life Planning. How can we let our family know our wishes? What exactly is Hospice? What goes into planning a funeral?

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Community Healing Hub at Minnehaha Communion Lutheran Church

4101 37th Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55406

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved